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Home Sightings

Sightings

Nigel Garside

Sunday, 06 May 2018

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Garganey
Male Garganey @ 10am.
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Mike & Jackie Wheeler

Sunday, 06 May 2018

Waunavon Bog

Main Sighting: Red Grouse
Further to the previous sighting, a single red grouse seen as well as the usual suspects!
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Nicholas Beswick

Sunday, 06 May 2018

Waunavon Bog

Main Sighting: Whinchat
A glorious sunny morning for a short visit. 24 species - highlights: Whinchat singing from post by cycle track, two male Wheatears, pair Stonechats, Reed Bunting, distant Red Grouse calling.
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Keith Roylance

Saturday, 05 May 2018

Lower Monnow Valley

Main Sighting: Whitethroat
The GOS walk this morning along the Lower Monnow Valley gave 39 bird species and a number of butterfly species. Birds were: Canada Goose, Mallard, Goosander, Pheasant, Grey Heron, Buzzard, Kestrel, Herring Gull, Stock Dove, Woodpigeon, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Skylark, Swallow, Wren, Dunnock, Robin, Blackbird, Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Whitethroat, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tit, Coal Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Nuthatch, Magpie, Jackdaw, Rook, Carrion Crow, House Sparrow, Chaffinch, Goldfinch and Reed Bunting. Mammals - Grey Squirrel & Fox. Butterflies - Common Blue, Brimstone, Speckled Wood, Peacock, Orange Tip, Comma and Small White.
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Roger Price

Saturday, 05 May 2018

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Jack Snipe
A late Jack Snipe dislodged by the rising tide from the inner marsh, was a surprise. Otherwise, 25 Whimbrel of which 10 took off and headed north inland, on their migration. 2 Heron, Cormorant, Wheatear, Cettis, Cuckoo, Linnet gathering nest material.
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Keith O'Connell

Friday, 04 May 2018

coldharbour near raglan

Main Sighting: yellow wagtail
2 x yellow wagtail near stream in coldharbour
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Iain Crawford

Sunday, 06 May 2018

Llandegfedd north end

Main Sighting: Kestrel
F kestrel, sedge and reed warbler, chiffchaff, jay, six Canada's, two gcg, cormorant.
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Kevin Wood

Saturday, 05 May 2018

Waunavon bog, Blaenavon

Main Sighting: Cuckoo
Heard Cuckoo comming from Garn lakes site, lots of Stonechats including male with beak full of worms, pair of Bullfinches, numerous willow Warblers, meadow Pippits and Skylarks.
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G T Thorne

Thursday, 03 May 2018

river shirowy

Main Sighting: dipper
good view of pair of dippers taking food to nest site.also another dipper seen going into possible site further up stream.
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chis and Matthew West and Digger

Wednesday, 02 May 2018

Oxbow the Bryn

Main Sighting: Warblers
Pair of blackcap,garden warblers, pair of oyster catchers,heron,4 goosander,pair mute swan, sand and house martins.
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